Adolphe Appian
1818-1898, French

A Pond Near Rousillon
1818-1898, French

This 1867 Barbizon style etching by Adolphe Appian measures 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches and is plate signed. Framed.


Barque de Pecheurs
1818-1898, French

Etching, image size 4 3/8 x 8 1/8 inches, 1874, plate signed and dated.


Le Pecheur
1818-1898, French

Etching with remarque, image size 10 1/5 x 15 1/4 inches, c. 1870, plate signed l.l. "Appian", indecipherable pencil signature l.r. indicates that this is a copy of an etching by Appian.

Painting

Village Scene by the Shore
1885-1954, American

Watercolor and gouache, visible size 10 3/4 x 13 1/2 inches, signed lower right.

Pearce was born in Philadelphia but lived and worked in Manasquan, NJ, painting landscapes, interiors, figures and still-lifes. He studied under Chase and Weir.

Print

The Rainy Day
1861-1933, Danish

A very fine original mezzotint, this image measures 16 x 24 1/4 inches, c. 1931, pencil signed. Peter Ilstead was an important Danish mezzotint artist in the early 20th century, whose work is credited with starting the 'Copenhagen Interior School' style of painting and printmaking. He specialized in quiet, tranquil indoor scenes with an atmospheric, Vermeer-like quality.

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, image size 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches.